My Little Blue Dress by Bruno Maddox

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Published March 26, 2002 by Penguin Books. 304 pages
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Humor & Entertainment, Romance. Fiction

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This lively and ingenious first novel by the former editor of Spy juxtaposes two very different stories: the history, told by “herself,” of a lusty young woman born on the first day of the last century, and the checkered love life and paraliterary career of “Bruno Maddox,” who’s writing the forme...

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The book tells the story of a young man, coincidentally named Bruno Maddox, who's taken it upon himself to recount the life story of an unnamed woman who was born on January 1, 1900.

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Book Reporter

But Maddox pulls it off with not a drop of vapidity and just enough cliché to turn Bruno Maddox into a brilliantly conceived comic loser.

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Entertainment Weekly

This first novel from former Spy editor Bruno Maddox purports to be a memoir of a 100-year-old woman -- but it quickly becomes clear that the entire ''autobiography'' is actually being authored by one Bruno Maddox, who is scrambling to pound the thing out in a single evening.

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